Ventilation: The Key to a Healthy Home

Today, we’re staying on the subject of indoor air quality (IAQ) and continuing our discussion of how to stay healthy […]

Posted on 07 Oct'15 by Anja


How Your Indoor Environment Affects Your Productivity

We’ve already discussed the effects of indoor environmental conditions like poor air quality on health many times. However, we haven’t […]

Posted on 27 Mar'15 by Anja


Trends in Environmental Testing: Mold, Asbestos, Lead & More

If you’ve ever visited our website or read our blog, you likely already know how important good indoor air quality […]

Posted on 12 Mar'15 by Anja


Mold in the Furnace: A Hidden Health Risk

Client: Homeowner in Montreal, QC. Problem: Mold does not typically grow on metal, so you probably wouldn’t expect to find […]

Posted on 03 Dec'14 by John Ward


Mold Testing vs. Air Quality Testing—What’s the Difference?

Today we’re going to clarify a common question about mold tests: What is the difference between a mold test and […]

Posted on 28 Nov'14 by Anja


3 Ways Hoarding Negatively Affects Your IAQ

When you think of hoarding, you probably think of mounds of boxes and stacks of yellowing newspapers. If so, you […]

Posted on 08 Sep'14 by John Ward


How a Mold Buster Dealt with his Landlord

The end of March seemed like a perfect time to get away from Ottawa—even for just a few days. The […]

Posted on 23 May'14 by John Ward


How to Reduce Levels of VOCs in Your Home

Your home should be a comfortable, safe place. Unfortunately it’s anything but comfortable and safe when volatile organic compounds, or […]

Posted on 06 May'14 by John Ward


Indoor Air Quality in Schools: Your Child May Be at Risk

Healthy indoor air quality (IAQ) in schools is crucial if we want to protect our children’s health as well as […]

Posted on 23 Apr'14 by John Ward


How to Reduce Radon Levels in Your Home

When the radon levels in your home exceed Canada’s guidelines, stating 200 becquerels/m3, it’s time to seek professional help in […]

Posted on 23 Jan'13 by John Ward